Student Scholarship

American Advertising Federation - Great Lakes Bay Region (AAF-GLBR) is affiliated with the American Advertising Federation, a national professional organization representing ad clubs, advertisers, agencies, media, suppliers, students and educators and their interests in the industry.

AAF-GLBR is dedicated to the advancement of the advertising industry in Bay City, Midland, Mount Pleasant and Saginaw. The club provides various benefits for advertising, graphic design, marketing and communications professionals and students throughout these counties. 

Our annual Student Scholarship program and Student ADDY Awards are focused on recognizing local advertising and graphic design students’ work and celebrating their achievements.

Scholarship Information

A $500 scholarship is awarded, annually, to a Delta College, Saginaw Valley State University, Central Michigan University, or Northwood University student. The award can be used for tuition, books, school supplies, computers, software, etc. and the scholarship winner will receive two free tickets to the ADDY Awards event.

The recipient will be contacted by mid-January 2017 (prior to the presentation of the scholarship at the ADDY Awards on February 24, 2017). Award winners will also be posted online after the award ceremony.

Submission Deadline

Email the completed application and listed materials to using “Scholarship Submission” as the subject line. For large files, we suggest using a file sharing site such as, or This application is due by January 6, 2017.

AAF-GLB Student Scholarship Application


If you have questions, please contact our Education Chair, Dan Tuma at or 989.980.2942
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